Addie Sue Riley

Addie Sue Riley

Female 1931 - 2016  (84 years)

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  • Name Addie Sue Riley 
    Born 23 Dec 1931  Hamburg, Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 14 Jul 2016  Monticello, Drew Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Obituary 16 Jul 2016  Stepenson-Dearman Funeral Home Inc, Monicello, Drew Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sue Riley Cockrell, age 84 of Monticello, passed away Thursday, July 14, 2016 at her home. She was born December 23, 1931 in the Promise Land Community in Ashley County to the late Radford Riley and Edna Belle Higginbotham Riley. She was the widow of her husband of 62 years, Olen Cockrell, co-owner of Cockrell’s Shoes and The Shoeshed, was a secretary for Attorney Adrian Williamson for a decade and was a member of Pauline Missionary Baptist Church. Sue was an honor graduate of Hamburg High School, Class of 1949 and served as President. In addition to playing on its winning basketball team, she was also a cheerleader, homecoming Queen and recipient of the State DAR Good Citizen Award. She furthered her education for one year at King’s Daughters Nursing School in Greenville, MS, where she met Olen. Upon being married on June 15, 1950, she moved to Monticello. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by one daughter, Suzanne Cockrell Hamblen, four sisters and their husbands, Louise (Guy) Wallace, Virginia (Floyd) Scott, Alice (Donald) Collins and Muriel and husbands James Duke and Earl Benson. Survivors include two daughters, Jane Jo Summerford and husband Wayne of Greenbrier and Sarah Martin and husband John of Monticello; son-in law David Hamblen of Russellville; four grandsons, Nathan Hamblen of Bella Vista and Dr. Josh Hamblen and wife Jessica of Hixson, TN, Tyler Martin of Monticello and Casey Bone of Little Rock; two granddaughters, Lauren Stutts and husband Daniel of Spokane, WA and Lana Martin of Monroe, LA; five great-grandchildren, Gracen and Madden Stutts of Spokane, WA and David, Lillian and Ella Hamblen of Hixson, TN. 
    Buried Oakland Cemetery, Drew Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    David Olen & Addie Sue (Riley) Cockrell
    David Olen & Addie Sue (Riley) Cockrell
    David was the son of Earl Hix & Effie Ivera (Ray) Cockrell. Sue was the daughter of Radford Randolph & Edna Bell (Higginbotham) Riley
    Person ID I17967  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 7 Jul 2017 

    Father Radford Randolph Riley,   b. 18 Apr 1892, Berea, Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1942, Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Mother Edna Bell Higginbotham,   b. 20 Apr 1900, Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1933, Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years) 
    Married 25 Nov 1917  Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Marriage license was purchased but minister or JP did not return and record the marriage at the clerk's office. Does not mean that the marriage was not legal if it was solemized. Arkansas. Ashley County. Marriage Book S-306N.
    Family ID F6591  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family David Olen Cockrell,   b. 9 Mar 1924, Greenhill, Drew Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 2012, Monticello, Drew Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 15 Jun 1950  Greenville, Washington Co, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Suzanne Cockrell,   b. 21 May 1952, Monticello, Drew Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Mar 2013, Russellville, Pope Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    Last Modified 13 May 2020 
    Family ID F6234  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Dec 1931 - Hamburg, Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Jun 1950 - Greenville, Washington Co, Mississippi, USA Link to Google Earth
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